Panyer Boy

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#1

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#2

Maybe ‘highest ground’ refers to the flour used, as finer or ‘higher’ ground flour would have been more desirable at the time?


#3

I do like this suggestion! Can’t find much to confirm it (but then again there’s very little information on the carving as it is); it’s certainly one to add to the folklore surrounding it at the very least!